New York: Hansen Galleries, ca. 1985. Offset printed flyer with drawn-on additions, double sided mailer invite. 8 ½ x 11 in. Near fine with line from folding in half. Item #5947
Flyer advertising SVA Alumni Cartoonist Exhibit at Hansen Galleries, 70-72 Wooster St in Soho. Double-sided exhibition invitation meant to be mailed, the flyer features a superhero illustration with names of artists exhibited, along with information and an address field filled in. Flyer created by Frank Caruso, an SVA graduate who has since gone on to work on classic Kings Features comic properties Popeye and Betty Boop as well as a children’s book collaboration with Bruce Springsteen. This scarce flyer is a snapshot of the celebrated 1980s artistic community at SVA.